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Senior [née Hughes], Jane Elizabeth (1828–1877), workhouse and school inspector and philanthropist

Helen Jones

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/45504

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Senior [née Hughes], Jane Elizabeth (1828–1877), workhouse and school inspector and philanthropist, was born on 10 December 1828 at Uffington House, Uffington, Berkshire, the only daughter of eight children of John Hughes (1790–1857), author, and his second wife, Margaret Elizabeth (1797–1887), second daughter of ...

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Subjects: Social and Cultural History ; Society and Culture ; Welfare and Poverty ; Political Institutions ; Public Administration ; Organization and Management of Education

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